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Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-SUP32-GE-3B
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 Supervisor 32 with 8 GE uplinks and PFC3B
Shipping: Typically ships within 2-3 days
Warranty: Lifetime Warranty
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Pre-owned, used and refurbished Cisco WS-SUP32-GE-3B

Cisco Systems' WS-SUP32-GE-3B is the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 32 with 8 GE uplinks and PFC3B. Another option with two 10 GE XENPAK-based ports also exists. The WS-SUP32-GE-3B offers a robust feature set at a low cost entry point for the wiring closet. In addition to its compatibility with the Cisco Catalyst 6500 chassis, Supervisor Engine 32 also can operate in the E-Series chassis or a Cisco 7600 Series Router, making the WS-SUP32-GE-3B a versatile addition to your network.

MULTI-LINK (MLCP) offers a variety of options other than the Cisco WS-SUP32-GE-3B in our extensive inventory of switch equipment. If you're interested in requesting a quote for a new, refurbished or used WS-SUP32-GE-3B, add it to your quote cart. Would you rather talk to us in person? Call a representative directly at 1-800-TO MULTI (866-8584) today!

Because MULTI-LINK maintains a large WS-SUP32-GE-3B inventory, we can often ship same day or within 1-2 days of your order. We know that "diversity" within our stock is the key to customer satisfaction, so we provide an extensive selection of current and previous generation equipment from fixed-configuration and modular switches, to interface cards, as well as other insert components. Whatever your Cisco switch requirement, MULTI-LINK is your one-stop source.

We approach every transaction with a commitment to quality and guarantee all used and refurbished WS-SUP32-GE-3B isn't shipped until it has been tested to factory specifications by our onsite technicians. We back that promise with our standard lifetime warranty.

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General Information
Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-SUP32-GE-3B
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 Supervisor 32 with 8 GE uplinks and PFC3B
Product Type: Supervisor Engine
Marketing Information

Cisco Systems introduces the Supervisor Engine 32, the next generation of supervisor engine targeted for the wiring closet. Supervisor Engine 32, with Policy Feature Card 3B (PFC3B), extends core innovations to the network edge. Based on the industry-leading Supervisor Engine 720 technology, the Supervisor Engine 32 allows customers to cost-effectively enable hardware-based security features, such as denial of service (DoS) mitigation to protect network application performance, and scalable support for multicast applications at the network edge.

Technical Information
Application/Usage: Data Networking
Interfaces/Ports Details: 1 x RJ-45 10/100/1000Base-T Uplink
  2 x USB
  1 x RJ-45 Console Management
Media & Performance
Media Type Supported: Twisted Pair
Maximum Data Transfer Rate: 1 Gbit/s
I/O Expansions
Number of Total Expansion Slots: 9
Expansion Slot Type: SFP
Number of Daughter Cards Supported: 2
Physical Characteristics
Height: 1.6"
Width: 15.3"
Depth: 16.3"
Additional Information:
  • Spare Product
  • Integrated 32-Gbps switch fabric
  • Identity-based networking services with IEEE 802.1x
  • Multicast capabilities
  • SP Dynamic RAM (DRAM): 512 MB
  • SP Onboard Flash (BootFlash): 256 MB
  • USB ports as a console port or security key
  • Slot Requirements: Slots 1 and 2 in a 3-slot and 4 slot chassis, slots 5 and 6 in a 6- or 9-slot chassis, and slots 7 and 8 in a 13-slot chassis

Policy feature card (PFC):

  • Performs Layer 2 and Layer 3 forwarding
  • Enforces access control list (ACL) functions
  • Performs policing and marking for QoS traffic
  • Collects Netflow statistics

Multilayer switch feature card (MSFC):

  • Performs routing for the chassis. The MSFC contains the Route Processor (RP) for the router
  • Runs Layer 2 and Layer 3 protocols, such as the Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and others
  • Performs control plane functions for the router
  • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series
  • Cisco 7600 Series

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